Skip to main content

bigjohnY Favorites

bigjohnY Favorites


Show sorted alphabetically
Show sorted alphabetically
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Favorited
Creator
Animation & Cartoons
data
eye 177
favorite 2
comment 0
Banned Cartoon This upload is part of a series of what are called banned cartoons  because of its content.  THIS UPLOAD CONTAINS OFFENSIVE MATERIAL This is part of a batch upload. This video is considered offensive because it may contain any of the following: Adult Content Nudity Foul Language Racism Anti-Semitism Nazi Visuals Religious Intolerance Bigotry Sexism Terrible Animation This upload is in the interest of archival purposes only.
Topics: cartoon, animation
SunsetCast - Looney Tunes
by SunsetCast Media System
movies
eye 145
favorite 1
comment 0
Woody Woodpecker Classic Cartoon Collection Vol2 Disc3
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edgar Rice Burroughs
audio
eye 120,027
favorite 9
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar , by Edgar Rice Burroughs, read by Ralph Snelson. This is the fifth of Burrough's Tarzan novels. Tarzan finds himself bereft of his fortune and resolves to return to the jewel-room of Opar, leaving Jane to face unexpected danger at home. (Summary written by Sarah Jennings.) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for...
Topics: librivox, adventure, action, burroughs, Tarzan, literature
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edgar Rice Burroughs
audio
eye 81,951
favorite 3
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Tarzan and the Golden Lion by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Read in English by Joshua Herring Tarzan's amazing ability to establish kinship with some of the most dangerous animals in the jungle serves him well in this exciting story of his adventures with the Golden Lion, Jad-bal-ja, when the great and lordly animal becomes his ally and protector. Tarzan learns from the High Priestess, La, of a country north of Opar which is held in dread by the Oparians. It is peopled by a...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, animal, jungle, forest, burroughs, edgar, lion, jane, tarzan,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edgar Rice Burroughs
audio
eye 68,211
favorite 7
comment 0
LibriVox recording of TARZAN THE UNTAMED, by Edgar Rice Burroughs This book follows Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar chronologically. The action is set during World War I. While away from his plantation home in East Africa, invading German troops destroy it and kill his wife Jane and the Waziri warrior Wasimbu who is left crucified. Tarzan's search for vengeance is filled with much danger, many fierce fights and tons of action as he becomes active in the war on the British side. This is really...
Topics: Tarzan, adventure, burroughs, audiobook, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edgar Rice Burroughs
audio
eye 7,891
favorite 2
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Tarzan and the Ant Men by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Read in English by Matthew Reece Lord Greystoke, Tarzan of the Apes, is embroiled in thrilling adventures among the tiny, warlike Minunians. (Summary by Matthew Reece) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, animals, war, jungle, wildlife
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 78,964
favorite 9
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Glinda of Oz, by L. Frank Baum. Glinda of Oz is the fourteenth Land of Oz book and is the last one written by the original author L. Frank Baum, although the series was continued after his death by several other authors. Dorothy and Ozma discover that a war is brewing in a distant and unexplored part of Oz, between two mysterious races, the Flatheads and the Skeezers. The girls set out to try to prevent the fighting, not knowing what dangers await them. (Summary by Lucy...
Topics: librivox, children, fantasy, literature, baum, audiobook, adventure
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 19,250
favorite 3
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Rinkitink in Oz , by L. Frank Baum. Prince Inga lives a happy life on the island of Pingaree until one day invaders from the north enslave every person on the island, including his parents. Inga, who escaped unnoticed in an apple tree, visiting King Rinkitink who had fallen in a well, and surly talking donkey Bilbil embark on a quest to save the Pingareeans. Armed only with three magic pearls that imbue strength, invincibility, and wisdom, the three take on the open sea,...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, Rinkitink in Oz, Baum, Rinkitink, Oz, Land of Oz, Pingaree, Deadly...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edgar Rice Burroughs
audio
eye 691,019
favorite 46
comment 9
Librivox recording of Tarzan of the Apes. Tarzan of the Apes is Burroughs’ exciting, if improbable, story of an English lord, left by the death of his stranded parents in the hands of a motherly African ape who raises him as her own. Although he is aware that he is different from the apes of his tribe, who are neither white nor hairless, he nevertheless regards them as his “people.” When older, larger, stronger apes decide that he an undesirable to be killed or expelled from the tribe, it...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews )
Topics: Tarzan, apes, jungle, shipwreck, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The Lum Edwards Collection
audio
eye 67,454
favorite 32
comment 2
Tarzan 1951
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Old Time Radio, Tarzan
Vintage Cartoons
by Various
movies
eye 489,031
favorite 172
comment 11
This one recovered hard drive contained nothing but old cartoons. Baby Bottleneck seems to be the Censored version. Water Water every hare the end was cut off many versions due to drug use. High Diving Hare had not been seen for many years because of the "Cartoon Violence." This is the entire set of these cartoons. There will be a second set of them uploaded later because this one set took 3 days to upload. The next set contaians the ones from about 1948 to about 1969. This later set...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Topics: Old cartoons, vintage cartoons, some black and white cartoons, some color cartoons, classic cartoons
Classic TV
movies
eye 22,182
favorite 9
comment 4
Another episode of the classic 1950's television series "You Bet Your Life", starring Groucho Marx. The series aired on NBC-TV from October 5, 1950 to September 21, 1961, for a total of 429 episodes. It was a comedic quiz show. The ''secret word'' in this episode is "WALL". The episode also features original commercials for DeSoto.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, TV, Television, Classic Television, Groucho Marx, Game Show, Game Shows, Quiz Shows,...
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 683,051
favorite 231
comment 18
BOSTON BLACKIE Boston Blackie is a fictional character who has been on both sides of the law. As originally created by author Jack Boyle, he was a safecracker -- a hardened criminal who had served time in a California prison. Prowling the underworld as a detective in adaptations for films, radio, and television, the detective Boston Blackie was "an enemy to those who make him an enemy, friend to those who have no friend". The Boston Blackie radio series, starring Chester Morris, began...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 18 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, OTR, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Single Episodes, Boston...
Old Time Radio
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 154,783
favorite 87
comment 6
DR. KILDARE Dr. Kildare was produced for syndication in 1949 at WMGM , New York. It was based on the popular Dr. Kildare movies of the late 1930's and early 1940's, and brought to the microphone the stars of that series, Lew Ayres and Lionel Barrymore . Ayres played the young, idealistic Dr. James Kildare; Barrymore, ever in character, was the crusty, loveable diagnostician, Dr. Leonard Gillespie. The men worked at Blair General Hospital, "one of the great citadels of American medicine --...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, OTR, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Single Episodes, Dr....
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 21,450
favorite 23
comment 1
Following on from his newspaper column in the New York Post, Orson Welles offered a weekly political radio broadcast, covering such topics as the OPA (Office of Price Administration,) atomic bomb tests, and the blinding of war veteran Isaac Woodard.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Orson Welles, Isaac Woodard, NAACP
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jules Verne
audio
eye 108,489
favorite 6
comment 3
Librivox recording of Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon. Read by Librivox volunteers First published in 1881, Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon is an adventure novel in two parts by Jules Verne, having a basis in codes and cryptography. Unlike many of his other stories, it is not a work of science fiction. Rather, it describes a voyage down the Amazon River on a large raft, or jangada). Many aspects of the raft, scenery, and journey are described in detail. Summary by not.a.moose, Adapted...
favorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, adventure, amazon
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jules Verne
audio
eye 113,956
favorite 5
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne (1828–1905), translated by William Henry Giles Kingston (1814-1880) and read by LibriVox volunteers. The book tells the adventures of five Americans on an uncharted island in the South Pacific. The story begins in the American Civil War, during the siege of Richmond, Virginia, the capital of the Confederate States of America. As famine and death ravage the city, five northern prisoners of war decide to escape by the unusual means of...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, adventure, mystery
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 631,174
favorite 298
comment 8
THE WHISTLER You're walking alone on the street at night, but then you hear another set of footsteps and a haunting tune being whistled by an unseen stranger. Fritz Lang used an similar premise in his 1930s German movie with Peter Lorre playing M , a psychopathic murderer of children. But the American radio series was even creepier. The unseen Whistler didn't kill anyone (that we know of), but he certainly loved watching murders take place, narrating them for us, and chuckling at the suffering...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, The Whistler,...
Folksoundomy: Music and Music Albums
audio
eye 54,326
favorite 55
comment 2
AUDIODRAMAS
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: AUDIODRAMAS, SHERLOCK, HOLMES, BBC, CLIVE, MERRISSON
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 437,751
favorite 268
comment 21
Old Time Radio Program "Lights Out." Enjoy.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 21 reviews )
Topics: Old Time Radio, Lights Out, Horror, Anthology, 1930s, 1940s
Old Time Radio
by simmo58
audio
eye 4,338
favorite 9
comment 0
carlton hobbs & norman shelley
Topic: old time radio
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 98,028
favorite 63
comment 2
52 shows from the Mutual Broadcasting System radio program starring Basil Rathbone as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson. The show was sponsored in 1939-40 by Grove's Bromo Quinine and later enjoyed an extended run as The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes under the sponsorship of Petri Wines. These recordings are of varying quality with most in the good to very good sound range. The files have been tagged with the most accurate information available and each file name begins with the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: sherlock holmes, nigel bruce, basil rathbone, OTR, old time radio, mutual broadcasting system,...
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 29,061
favorite 9
comment 0
Amos and Andy - 1953 - 1954
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 52,148
favorite 9
comment 1
LibriVox recording of The Patchwork Girl of Oz, by L. Frank Baum. Read by LibriVox volunteers. An unlucky Munchkin boy named Ojo must travel around Oz gathering the ingredients for an antidote to the Liquid of Petrifaction which has turned his beloved uncle Unc Nunkie and the wife of the Liquid's creator into marble statues. Ojo is joined by the patchwork girl Scraps, Dorothy, Dr. Pipt's Glass Cat, the Woozy, the Shaggy Man, the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman. They eventually visit the Emerald...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, children, young adult, Oz, Wizard of Oz
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
audio
eye 5,047
favorite 2
comment 0
LibriVox  volunteers bring you 13 recordings of The Slave In The Dismal Swamp by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for  June 17, 2018. Read in English by Algy Pug; Bruce Kachuk; David Lawrence; Newgatenovelist; Foon; Greg Giordano; Graham Scott; Isaiah Barker; KHand; Larry Wilson; Michele Fry; RajVO and Tomas Peter. The Slave In The Dismal Swamp by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807 - 1882) This little poem, with it's masterful choice of heavy-laden words, and...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, literature, poetry, philosophy, nature, slavery
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edward Everett Evans
audio
eye 40,598
favorite 0
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Planet Mappers by Edward Everett Evans. Read in English by ToddHW; J. Scott; Bryan Birchmeier; ChadH94; Jude Somers; Johann; Denise Milnes; Jonathan Holdsworth; Alexis Duclaux; JB Baxter The Carver family are out in space, travelling to new worlds to check them out for colonization. But, when Mr. Carver has an accident, and remains out of commission for the trip, his sons, Jon and Jak, step up and take over their trip. The boys use their different talents to make their...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, family, planets, space travel, colony
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Laurence M. Janifer
audio
eye 9,965
favorite 2
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Slave Planet by Laurence M. Janifer. Read in English by Nick Bulka Fruyling's World ... rich in the metals that kept the Terran Confederation going—one vital link in a galaxy-wide civilization. But the men of Fruyling's World lived on borrowed time, knowing that slavery was outlawed throughout the Confederation—and that only the slave labor of the reptilian natives could produce the precious metals the Confederation needed! As the first hints of the truth about...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, slavery, scifi
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Winfield Hazlitt Collins
audio
eye 38,784
favorite 4
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Domestic Slave Trade Of The Southern States by Winfield Hazlitt Collins. Read in English by David Wales This 1904 history of slavery in the southeastern United States reflects the state of knowledge at that time, of course. The text contains so many extensive quotations (well footnoted along with an extensive bibliography) that it was unfeasible to indicate them as quotes in reading the text. The author was a professor of history and English at Claremont College, a...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, history, slavery, United States, southern states
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Paul Laurence Dunbar
audio
eye 8,756
favorite 2
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Fanatics by Paul Laurence Dunbar. Read in English by Rita Boutros This is a story about a town in Ohio during the civil war. The town is divided by ideology, but can they be united by love and respect? - Summary by Stav Nisser. Note to listeners : Because of the subject of this book, some of the ideas described and the words used can be offensive. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, south, war, north
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jules Verne
audio
eye 54,253
favorite 3
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Blockade Runners, by Jules Verne. Translated by Mrs. Arthur Bell. Read by Mark F. Smith. Writing at the end of the American Civil War, Verne weaves this story of a Scottish merchant who, in desperation at the interruption of the flow of Southern cotton due to the Union blockade, determines to build his own fast ship and run guns to the Confederates in exchange for the cotton piling up unsold on their wharves. His simple plan becomes complicated by two passengers who...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, civil war, cotton, blockade, rescue, sea, north, south
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Jules Verne
audio
eye 109,103
favorite 5
comment 0
LibriVox recording of In Search of the Castaways , by Jules Verne. The book tells the story of the quest for Captain Grant of the Britannia. After finding a bottle cast into the ocean by the captain himself after the Britannia is shipwrecked, Lord and Lady Glenarvan of Scotland decide to launch a rescue expedition. The main difficulty is that the coordinates of the wreckage are mostly erased, and only the latitude (37 degrees) is known. Lord Glenarvan makes it his quest to find Grant; together...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, adventure, Verne, Captain Grant, castaways
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The Lum Edwards Collection
audio
eye 11,848
favorite 20
comment 5
Old Time Radio Programs, The Scarlet Pimpernel
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: The Scarlet Pimpernel, Scarlet Pimpernel, Old Time Radio
Feature Films
by London Film Productions
movies
eye 13,542
favorite 11
comment 0
Title: The Scarlet Pimpernel Summary: A noblewoman discovers her husband is The Scarlet Pimpernel, a vigilante who rescues aristocrats from the blade of the guillotine. Directed by: Harold Young Actors: Leslie Howard, Merle Oberon, Raymond Massey Production Company: London Film Productions Release Date: 7 February 1935 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1 London fop Percy Blakeney is also secretly the Scarlet Pimpernel who, in a variety of disguises, makes repeated daring trips to France to save...
Topics: Adventure, Drama
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 7,681
favorite 20
comment 0
IN JAPANESE W/ ENGLISH SUBTITLES!!! The blind swordsman continues on his journey and encounters a dying pregnant woman. He helps her deliver her baby before she passes away. Being the kind-hearted man Zatoichi is, he sets our to find the baby's next of kin... only to discover that they have problems of their own.
Topics: Action, Drama, Comedy, Japan, Feudal Japan, Gambling, Geishas, Samurai, Betrayal, Blindness,...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 4,302
favorite 14
comment 0
IN JAPANESE W/ ENGLISH SUBTITLES!!! In this outing the blind swordsman has to contend with the yakuza for taking advantage of him while he's gambling. He befriends a samurai who happens to be an expert chess player. The samurai is intrigued with Zatoichi's ability to defend himself and the samurai begins to learn how to "see" differently with his eyes closed.
Topics: Action, Drama, Comedy, Children, Yakuza, Blindness, Samurai, Chess, Boats, Gambling, Dice, Japan,...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 5,128
favorite 17
comment 0
IN JAPANESE W/ ENGLISH SUBTITLES!!! This outing places the blind swordsman against a corrupt official that is aided by fugitives.
Topics: Action, Drama, Japan, Feudal Japan, Blindness, Masseurs, Swordsmen, Samurai, Yakuza, Geishas,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
audio
eye 1.1M
favorite 45
comment 10
LibriVox recording of The Scarlet Pimpernel, by Baroness Emmuska Orczy. Read by Karen Savage. The classic story of the adventures of the Scarlet Pimpernel in Revolutionary France. (Summary by Karen Savage) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. Download M4B part 1(115MB) Download M4B part 2(101MB)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, adventure, revolution, spies, orczy, pimpernel
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 54,481
favorite 2
comment 1
LibriVox recording of The Pickwick Papers, by Charles Dickens. Read by Debra Lynn. A sportsman who doesn't hunt; a poet who doesn't write; a lover with no one to love; all three are devoted to their cheerful and benevolent leader, Mr. Pickwick. Join him and his friends, Winkle, Snodgrass, and Tupman, as they tour the country in search of adventures, knowledge, and stories. Along the way, they have their share of mishaps, and meet plenty of interesting characters, both the good and the not so...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: LibriVox, Audiobook, English, Dickens
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 52,339
favorite 5
comment 2
LibriVox recording of Oliver Twist (version 6) by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Mil Nicholson "Please sir, I want some more," the famous line spoken by Oliver Twist at age nine, becomes the tipping point of a huge change in Oliver's life. He is soon captured into the service of Fagin and his gang of pick-pocketing boys. But, Mr. Brownlow saves him from arrest, and for the first time in his young life Oliver finds comfort and caring. Unfortunately, he is recaptured into the seedy...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio
eye 32,173
favorite 7
comment 1
LibriVox recording of Sketches by Boz: Illustrative of Every-Day Life and Every-Day People by Charles Dickens. For more information about the narrators, please visit http://librivox.org/sketches-by-boz-by-charles-dickens "Sketches by "Boz," Illustrative of Every-day Life and Every-day People (commonly known as Sketches by Boz) is a collection of short pieces published by Charles Dickens in 1836 accompanied by illustrations by George Cruikshank. The 56 sketches concern London...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, short stories, dickens, boz
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 8,579
favorite 0
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Master Humphrey's Clock by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Hamlet Between April of 1840 and December of the following year, Charles Dickens published Master Humphrey's Clock - a weekly periodical that presented short stories ostensibly read by the title character and his circle of friends - as well as correspondence to the fictional club. Ultimately, the periodical included the complete novels "The Old Curiosity Club" and "Barnaby Rudge." These two...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, dickens, short stories
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 284,701
favorite 3
comment 0
LibriVox recording of David Copperfield (deutsch) by Charles Dickens. (Translated by Gustav Meyrink.) Read in German by Hans Hafen David Copperfield, Originaltitel David Copperfield or The Personal History Experience and Observation of David Copperfield the Younger of Blunderstone Rookery ist ein Bildungsroman des englischen Schriftstellers Charles Dickens aus dem Jahr 1849. Der Roman erzählt die Lebensgeschichte von David Copperfield, hinter dem sich der Autor selbst in verfremdeter Form...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, bildungsroman, erwachsen werden
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio
eye 23,485
favorite 3
comment 2
LibriVox recording of David Copperfield - Condensed by the Author for his Dramatic Readings in America by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Michael Armenta "This short collection of 6 selected scenes from "David Copperfield" were abridged and performed by Dickens himself during his American Tour of 1867 and 1868."- Summary by Michael Armenta For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, dickens, abridged, david copperfield, condensed by the author, dramatic...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 19,758
favorite 3
comment 1
LibriVox recording of Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Hamlet. To Paul Dombey, the business is everything, and he must have a son who will learn the business and eventually inherit it. Will his newborn, but sickly son be the fulfilment of his hopes and dreams? And what about his daughter Florence, who made the mistake of being born a girl? - Summary by Brad Filippone For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 57,336
favorite 3
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Oliver Twist (version 7) by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Hamlet Orphan boy Oliver is forced into child labor at an early age, and after a simple plea for more food, finds himself alone in the streets of London, where ultimately he becomes the center of attention for a gang of pickpockets. - Summary by Brad "Hamlet" Filippone For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, orphans, Charles Dickens
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio
eye 35,522
favorite 3
comment 1
LibriVox recording of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (Version 3) by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Peter John Keeble. Nicholas Nickleby was Dickens's third novel following on from Pickwick Papers and Oliver twist. It has a cast of wonderful characters that include Wackford Squeers, the reprehensible and villainous headmaster whose reign of terror at his school in Yorkshire resulted in the abuse and deaths of many of his unwanted and orphaned children, Mr Vincent Crummles and...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 79,246
favorite 11
comment 2
LibriVox recording of Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Peter John Keeble Martin Chuzzlewit was Dickens 6th novel, serially published in 1843 - 44. Irrespective of the fact that Dickens considered - "Chuzzlewit is in 100 points immeasurably the best of my stories"- it failed to resonate with, or capture the public's imagination as many of its predecessors had done. However by the1850s its popularity had risen and it eventually found recognition as the great...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, satire, dickens, America, england
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 91,736
favorite 8
comment 2
LibriVox recording of Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens. Read by Mil Nicholson Little Dorrit, one of the three great novels of Charles Dickens’ last period, was produced in monthly installments from 1855 to 1857, and is considered one of his most profound. Dickens’ father spent three months in Marshalsea Prison for debt, which made a lasting impact on his life. This story centers around life in Marshalsea Prison and, as always, society in general. Book One begins in the infamous Marseilles...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Marshalsea Prison
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Community Video
by Mark Evans
movies
eye 2,930
favorite 24
comment 1
Four part BBC TV comedy series parodying the works of Charles Dickens, which ran on BBC2 from December 2011 to March 2012. Writer Mark Evans and producer Gareth Evans had previously created the acclaimed Dickens parody Bleak Expectations , a BBC radio comedy series which ran for over five years on Radio 4. On that radio show the spirited cast had the audience rocking with laughter as they made real the most absurd and surreal fantasies, but in this TV version lack-lustre performances (from an...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Bleak Old Shop Of Stuff, Charles Dickens, dickensian, Bleak House, The Old Curiosity Shop, David...
Community Video
by AUTHOR: Charles Dickens / WRITER: John Goldsmith / DIRECTOR: Brian Percival. Disney
movies
eye 242
favorite 10
comment 0
1839. The young Nell Trent (Sally Walsh) is leading a happy life with her grandfather (Sir Peter Ustinov) in his curiosity shop. Wharf owner Daniel Quilp (Sir Tom Courtenay) has given large amounts of money to Nell's grandfather as an investment, expecting a large profit. But when Quilp finds out the old man has lost all of the money playing cards, he is determined to get the man in a madhouse as revenge. Nell and her grandfather are forced to leave their house and to start traveling cross...
Topics: Made for TV, Movie, Drama, 1839, Dublin, Ireland
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 8,590
favorite 2
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Old Curiosity Shop (version 3) by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Hamlet Nell and her elderly grandfather must flee from home after losing their shop and home to the evil Mr. Quilp. Her good-for-nothing brother, convinced that his grandfather is hoarding a great fortune intended for Nell, joins forces with Quilp to hunt them down, so that he can marry her off to his easily-led friend Nick and share in the fortune. Can Nell elude this fate? The first three chapters...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, classic novel
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 234,514
favorite 9
comment 3
LibriVox recording of The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens, Read by Mil Nicholson. Written in the years 1840 to 1841, when Dickens was twenty-eight years old, this is a ‘Road’ tale in the very best tradition. Little Nell Trent and her Grandfather are the main characters, who secretly set off from their home under cover of night, to escape the wicked dwarf Quilp. Pursued across England, their adventures lead them through poverty stricken city areas where several destitute people offer...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: novel, fiction, curiosity, shop, charles, dickens, audiobooks, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Charles Dickens
audio
eye 28,383
favorite 5
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Pickwick Papers (version 3) by Charles Dickens. Read in English by Hamlet Mr Pickwick, founder of the Pickwick Club, sets out with his three friends, Tupman, Snodgrass, and Winkle, to observe the world. They intend to travel to places in England remote from London, and observe their findings which they send back to the Club. In their journeys, they continually get themselves into all sorts of difficult but comical situations, from which they must extricate themselves,...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Charles Dickens
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Percy James Brebner
audio
eye 339,099
favorite 3
comment 2
LibriVox recording of Christopher Quarles College Professor and Master Detective , by Percy James Brebner. Read by Tony Posante. Christopher Quarles is a professor of philosophy and a private consulting detective. Quarles, along with his granddaughter Zena, assists Police Detective Murray Wigan in solving various crimes and mysteries in Victorian England. Whereas the police look for facts and then form a theory of a case, Quarles first forms a theory, often seemingly absurd and based on little...
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, detective, mystery, adventure, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mark Twain
audio
eye 65,693
favorite 4
comment 1
LibriVox recording of the Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson by Mark Twain. Read by Michael Yard. In one of his later novels, the master storyteller spins a tale of two children switched at infancy. A slave takes on the identity of master and heir while the rightful heir is condemned to live the life of a slave. Twain uses this vehicle to explore themes of nature vs. nurture, racial bigotry and moral relativism. The case of mistaken identity is a theme that Twain explored also in THE PRINCE AND THE...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, twain, fiction, mystery, detective, mistaken identity
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mark Twain
audio
eye 55,939
favorite 8
comment 1
LibriVox recording of Tom Sawyer, Detective by Mark Twain. Read by John Greenman Tom Sawyer, Detective is an 1896 novel by Mark Twain. It is a sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876), Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), and Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894). Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder in this burlesque of the immensely popular detective novels of the time. Tom and Huck find themselves with Uncle Silas and his family again (see "Huck Finn"), and much of the drama...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: fiction, tomsayer, detective, twain, audiobook, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mark Twain
audio
eye 73,361
favorite 7
comment 1
LibriVox recording of Tom Sawyer Abroad, by Mark Twain. Read by John Greenman. Tom Sawyer Abroad is a novel by Mark Twain published in 1894. It features Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn in a parody of Jules Verne-esque adventure stories. In the story, Tom, Huck, and Jim set sail to Africa in a futuristic hot air balloon, where they survive encounters with lions, robbers, and fleas to see some of the world's greatest wonders, including the Pyramids and the Sphinx. Like Adventures of Huckleberry...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, adventure, mark twain, huckleberry finn, tom sawyer.
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mark Twain
audio
eye 168,817
favorite 9
comment 2
LibriVox recording of A Tramp Abroad, by Mark Twain. Read by John Greenman. A Tramp Abroad is a work of non-fiction travel literature by American author Mark Twain, published in 1880. The book details a journey by the author, with his friend Harris (a character created for the book, and based on his closest friend, Joseph Twichell), through central and southern Europe. While the stated goal of the journey is to walk most of the way, the men find themselves using other forms of transport as they...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: audiobook, librivox, adventure, travel, comedy, Europe, Non-Fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Mark Twain
audio
eye 481,429
favorite 18
comment 5
Librivox recording of The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain. Writer/entertainer Garrison Keillor (A Prairie Home Companion) on "The Innocents Abroad": "...one of the best selling travel books of all time." (The Writer's Almanac, June 8, 2012) When you dive into Mark Twain’s (Samuel Clemens’) The Innocents Abroad, you have to be ready to learn more about the unadorned, ungilded reality of 19th century “touring” than you might think you want to learn. This is a tough,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 61,295
favorite 6
comment 0
LibriVox dramatic recording of Ozma of Oz, by L. Frank Baum. Ozma of Oz was the third title in the Oz series by L. Frank Baum. In this book Dorothy is shipwrecked and lands on the shores of a fairy country that adjoins Oz, the land of Ev. There she meets Tiktok, a wind-up mechanical man; a talking chicken, Billina; and Ozma, the girl ruler of Oz who is leading a quest to rescue the royal family of Ev from their captivity by the Nome King. Dorothy is also reunited with her old friends, the...
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, dramatic reading, Oz, fantasy, children, children's fiction, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 112,602
favorite 5
comment 1
Librivox recording of Tik-Tok of Oz , by L. Frank Baum. Betsy Bobbin encounters many strange and exciting adventures and people in the land of Oz; a side-plot is Queen Ann of Oogaboo’s mission to take over Oz. (Summary by Ryan T.) Read by Librivox volunteers For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. M4B format available For more free audiobooks, or...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Librivox, audiobook, fiction, children
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 91,727
favorite 12
comment 1
Librivox recording of 'Ozma of Oz', by L. Frank Baum. Read by Judy Bieber Ozma of Oz was the third title in the Oz series by L. Frank Baum. In this book Dorothy is shipwrecked and lands on the shores of a fairy country that adjoins Oz, the land of Ev. There she meets Tiktok, a wind up mechanical man, a talking chicken, Billina, and Ozma, the girl ruler of Oz who is leading a quest to rescue the royal family of Ev from their captivity by the Nome King. Dorothy is also reunited with her old...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, children
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 661,729
favorite 22
comment 2
Librivox recording of 'The Emerald City of Oz', by L. Frank Baum. Read by Judy Bieber The Emerald City of Oz (1910) was the sixth Oz book written by L. Frank Baum, a title he hoped would be the last. In this book, Dorothy and her impoverished Uncle Henry and Aunt Em are on the brink of losing their Kansas farm. Consequently, Ozma invites them all to live in the Emerald City. They then explore the countryside, visiting a series of strange beings including the Cuttenclips, the Fuddles, the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, children
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 48,499
favorite 6
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz, by L. Frank Baum. Read by Phil Chenevert. Dorothy is swallowed by an earthquake! And that is just the start of Dorothy's adventures in this exciting and fun book. She and her kitten, Eureka are on their way home and stop to visit a relative in California. But the earthquake opens the ground under their feet and everyone, including the horse and buggy and her cousin Zeb fall deep, deep into the earth. Down there they find they can walk on air,...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, children, Oz, baum, wizard of oz, dorothy
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum.
audio
eye 69,359
favorite 5
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Magic of Oz by L. Frank Baum. Read by Piper Hale L. Frank Baum's last beloved Oz book before his death, this story deals with the discovery of a powerful magic word by a young boy from Oz, who immediately is plunged head-first into adventure through his discovery. (Summary by Piper Hale) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Topics: ficrion, children, magic, oz, baum, audio books, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 163,169
favorite 9
comment 2
The Scarecrow of Oz is the ninth book set in the Land of Oz written by L. Frank Baum. Published on July 16, 1915, it was Baum's personal favorite of the Oz books and tells of Cap'n Bill and Trot journeying to Oz and, with the help of the Scarecrow, overthrowing the cruel King Krewl of Jinxland. Summary courtesy Wikipedia Narrated by Cori Samuel , Ed Good , Gesine , Kara Shallenberg , Kira Belkin , Kelly Harmon , K.O. Munley , Lucy Burgoyne , Timothy H. VanderWall , Patrick Beverley , Riccardo ,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: oz, baum, fantasy, children, fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 63,662
favorite 4
comment 0
LibriVox recording of THE ROAD TO OZ, by L. FRANK BAUM. Read by Phil Chenevert Dorothy and Toto set out to help the Shaggy Man (who really is very shaggy) and end up lost, following a strange new road. Along the way they meet Button Bright, a little boy who is not really very bright at all, The Rainbow's Daughter, the Fox King and many other curious creatures including the deadly Scoodlers who want to make soup of them and the Musicker who can't stop making music. But the adventurers make their...
Topics: oz, dorothy, baum, librivox, fiction, fantasy, children, toto
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
WWII Archive
movies
eye 269
favorite 0
comment 0
National Archives Identifier: 19681  no description. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks.
Topics: Tokyo Trial, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Army, World War II, Nuremberg Trial Of Major...
Books to Borrow
by Cosby, Bill, 1937-
texts
eye 102
favorite 1
comment 0
"A Dolphin book."
Topics: Cosby, Bill, 1937-, Fathers
Books to Borrow
by Cosby, Bill, 1937-
texts
eye 6
favorite 1
comment 0
vi, 195 pages : 21 cm
Topics: Cosby, Bill, Cosby, Bill, 1937-, Comedians -- United States -- Biography, American wit and humor,...
Books to Borrow
texts
eye 10
favorite 1
comment 0
The humorist uses his own experience with a 30-percent blockage in his carotid artery that qualified him for cardiac rehab and increased his risk of having a stroke or a heart attack, to make fun of people's obsessions with diet and health
Topics: Cosby, Bill, 1937-, Cosby, Bill, 1937-, Cosby, Bill, 1937-, Comedians, Large type books, Comedians,...
Books to Borrow
by Smith, Ronald L.
texts
eye 25
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Cosby, Bill, 1937-, Comedians -- United States -- Biography.
Books to Borrow
by Martin, Patricia Stone
texts
eye 1
favorite 1
comment 0
20 pages : 26 cm
Topics: Entertainers -- Biography, United States, Cosby, Bill, 1937-, Cosby, Bill, 1937- -- Juvenile...
Books to Borrow
by Herbert, Solomon J
texts
eye 7
favorite 1
comment 0
103 pages : 25 cm
Topics: Entertainers -- Biography, Blacks -- Biography, United States, Cosby, Bill, 1937-, Cosby, Bill,...
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Scotty Bowers
texts
eye 5,519
favorite 23
comment 0
Scotty Bowers book
Topics: Ebooks, books
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 24,432
favorite 30
comment 1
COMIC WEEKLY MAN Comic Weekly Man aired from 1947 to 1954 and was a show where the Comic Weekly Man would read the Sunday comics in a dramatic fashion, complete with music and sound effects as well. Adults and children of all ages would tune in to hear the show and to enjoy the antics of the Comic Weekly Man . He read from such strips as Blondie , Beetle Bailey , Hi and Lois , and many, many others. From the Old Time Radio Researchers Group. See "Notes" Section below for more...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, OTR, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Single Episodes, Comic...
Community Video
movies
eye 3,500
favorite 21
comment 2
Space Island One (or Raumstation Unity in German) is a British/German science fiction television series that ran for 26 episodes beginning in 1998. A co-production between the UK's Sky One channel and the German Vox channel, it starred Judy Loe as Kathryn McTiernan, the commander of the multinational crew of the space station Unity.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: tv, space island one, scifi
Community Audio
audio
eye 1,449
favorite 6
comment 0
The Hardy Boys The Tower Treasure
Topic: The Hardy Boys
Community Audio
by Bob Maxwell
audio
eye 6,490
favorite 22
comment 0
The Adventures of Superman "Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! Able to leap tall buildings at a single bound!" "Look! Up in the sky!" "It's a bird!" "It's a plane!" "It's Superman!" "Yes, it's Superman - strange visitor from another planet who came to Earth with powers and abilities far beyond those of mortal men. Superman - defender of law and order. Champion of equal rights, valiant, courageous fighter against...
Topic: Superman radio
Prelinger Archives
by U.S. Army Air Forces
movies
eye 21,755
favorite 27
comment 4
Illustrates the use of radar on a dramatized mission over Japan.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: World War II: Radar, World War II: Japan, World War II: Army Air Forces
Community Video
movies
eye 58,020
favorite 27
comment 5
Wiedzmin (The Hexer or The Witcher in English) is a 2002 fantasy television series. 13 episodes were made.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: the witcher, wiedzmin, hexer, tv, polish, fantasy
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 2,848
favorite 3
comment 0
IN JAPANESE W/ ENGLISH SUBTITLES!!! Meet Hinokio - the first of its kind. Hinokio is a robot that is a substitute for children who CANNOT attend school. Most of the students are fascinated by this robot. And others... they desire to bully the machine and will go through any lengths to get their satisfaction.
Topics: Science Fiction, Sci Fi, Adventure, Japan, Schools, Teachers, Children, Robots, Video Games,...
The Video Cellar Collection
by Oz Film Manufacturing Co
movies
eye 29,962
favorite 38
comment 1
Classic entry into L Frank Baum's silent Wizard of Oz Series. Cast Violet MacMillan...Dorothy, a Kansas girl who is wandering in the Land of Oz Frank Moore...The Scarecrow Pierre Couderc...The Tin Woodman Fred Woodward...The Cowardly Lion / The Kangaroo / The Crow / The Cow / The Mule Raymond Russell...King Krewl Arthur Smollet...Googly-Goo, a wealthy courtier J. Charles Haydon...The Wizard of Oz (as J. Charles Hayden) Todd Wright...Pon, the Gardener's Boy Vivian Reed...Princess Gloria, niece...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Oz, Wizard of Oz, L Frank Baum, The Scarecrow
Community Audio
by J. F. Bone
audio
eye 8,331
favorite 2
comment 1
In the far future, a veterinarian fresh out of school is hired to care for a small flock of valuable alien animals on an out-of-the-way world. But why so high a salary? There must be some catch to it.... This unjustly forgotten 1962 science fiction novel has undergone a small renaissance since coming into the public domain (and escaping its rather memorable cover).
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Audiobook - Fiction, Science Fiction
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 17,547
favorite 26
comment 3
(31 Episodes) Little Orphan Annie OTR * def gp ddh
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Old Time Radio, OTR Juvenile Sitcom, OTR Juvenile Comedy, Comic Book/Strip
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 8,324
favorite 12
comment 1
This Lux Radio presentation of their radio version of After the Thin Man, stars Myrna Loy and William Powell as Nick and Nora Charles, introduced by Cecil B. DeMille.  Nora persuades Nick to help find a missing relative, who winds up dead, and his wife, Noras' cousin, accused of his murder, so Nick must find the real killer.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: After the Thin Man, Drama, Murder, Detective, Crime, OTR
The Video Cellar Collection
by The Oz Film Manufacturing Co
movies
eye 23,696
favorite 41
comment 6
L Frank Baum's film of his fairy tale "The Patchwork Girl of Oz" Violet MacMillan...Ojo, a Munchkin Boy Frank Moore...Unc Nunkie, Ojo's Guardian Raymond Russell...Dr. Pipt, the Crooked Magician Leontine Dranet...Margolotte, his wife, who makes the Patchwork Girl Bobbie Gould...Jesseva, his daughter, betrothed to Danx Marie Wayne...Jinjur, a Maid in the Emerald City Richard Rosson...Danx, a Noble Munchkin (as Dick Rosson) Frank Bristol...The Soldier with the Green Whiskers (Omby Amby)...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Oz, Wizard of Oz, L Frank Baum
Old Time Radio
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 37,854
favorite 64
comment 3
THE BLUE BEETLE The exploits of Dan Garrett, a rookie patrolman who, by wearing bullet-proof blue chain mail, transformed himself into the mysterious Blue Beetle, a daring crusader for justice. The Blue Beetle was created by Charles Nicholas. The character made his first appearance in August of 1939 in the comic book Mystery Men #1, published by Fox Features Syndicate. The Blue Beetle radio serial aired from 05-15-40 to 09-13-40 as a CBS 30 minutes, syndicated series. Actor Frank Lovejoy...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, OTR, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Single Episodes, Blue...
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 51,457
favorite 84
comment 3
PLANET MAN This is the fascinating story of Dantro, The Planet Man , troubleshooter for the League of Planets organization, the law enforcement body for peace and justice in the celestial world -- whose headquarters and center of operations are situated on the capital of all planets, Planteria Rex. From Mercury to Pluto, where ever danger threatens the universe, you will find Dantro the Planet Man fighting for fair play. The Planet Man was a juvenile science ficton series of the 1950's...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Planet Man, The...
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 56,416
favorite 58
comment 0
MR AND MRS NORTH Mr. and Mrs. North are fictional American amateur detectives. Created by Frances and Richard Lockridge, the couple were featured in a series of 26 Mr. and Mrs. North novels, a Broadway play, a motion picture and several radio and television series. Mr. and Mrs. North was a radio mystery series that aired on CBS from 1942 to 1954. Alice Frost and Joseph Curtin had the title roles when the series began in 1942. The characters, publisher Jerry North and his wife Pam, lived in...
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Mr and Mrs North,...
Old Time Radio
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 2,240
favorite 6
comment 0
WE CAME THIS WAY NBC University of The Air presented several educational programs between 1942 and 1948. The subject matter and themes ranged from politics and philosophy, to music appreciation and history. The programming from NBC University of The Air was deemed so instructive that it was incorporated into the curricula of many high schools, colleges and universities throughout the U.S. and Canada during the period. Indeed, Columbia University of New York collaborated extensively with NBC in...
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, OTR, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Single Episodes, We...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 3,441
favorite 18
comment 0
IN JAPANESE W/ ENGLISH SUBTITLES!!! Another feature film of the "Lone Wolf And Cub" series has Retsudo Yagyu's reputation on the line - for Itto Ogami will soon become an enemy of the state if the Yagyu-clan cannot eliminate the wandering ronin. A method is used to induce fear on Ogami. What is this method? A GREAT movie with winter being included as part of the film's plot.
Topics: Action, Adventure, Drama, Comedy, Japan, Feudal Japan, Children, Organizations, Murders, Booze,...
Old Time Radio
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 88,977
favorite 70
comment 2
MYSTERY HOUSE Mystery House -- that strange publishing firm owned by Dan and Barbara Glenn -- where each new novel is acted out by the Mystery House staff, before it is accepted for publication. Mystery House was a program in the 1950s, but not your "run of the mill"-type program. Actually, it was more of a proving ground for novels. Dan and Barbara Glenn owned a publishing company named "Mystery House" located at 70 Park Avenue, New York City. Dan and Barbara decided to...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Mystery House, 1940s,...
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
movies
eye 18,631
favorite 27
comment 4
MAMA BLOOM'S BROOD This early series (circa 1934) combines elements of the soap opera with those of the situation comedy. The episodes are fifteen minutes long and serialized as well as having a domestic focus, tending to place the show in the soap opera genre. But the treatment of plot and character is light-hearted and humorous, similar to what is found in the myriad of sitcoms that sprang up during radio's golden age. Papa Bloom (Jake) has reached retirement age, and with some astute help...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, OTR, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Single Episodes, Mama...
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Old Time Radio Researchers Group
audio
eye 19,300
favorite 27
comment 3
JOHN STEELE, ADVENTURER First broadcast in 1949, John Steele, Adventurer was a thriller/drama that wasn't considered a major force in the world of radio although it is considered to have offered great entertainment. Jungles and deserts made up the eerie background sounds of the series that featured Don Douglas as John Steele. John Steele was the type of roving adventurer and thrill seeker who held various jobs in exotic locations. Among his career paths were country sheriff, special agent in...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, OTR, Old Time Radio, OTRR Set, OTRR Single Episodes, John...
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 198,613
favorite 19
comment 1
The continuing adventures of The Relic Radio Show.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: relic radio
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 739
favorite 4
comment 0
Survivors of a U-boat attack, adrift aboard a lifeboat, save another man found in the water that turns out to be from the sub that sank their ship.  Starring Tallulah Bankhead, Jeff Chandler, Sheldon Leonard, and introduced by Alfred Hitchcock.
Topics: Screen Director's Playhouse, Lifeboat, Drama, Old Time Radio, OTR
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 5,795
favorite 19
comment 0
Featuring sensational radio shows of-     – A Christmas Carol (Campbell Playhouse) stars Orson Welles & Lionel Barrymore    – The Night Before Christmas (New Advs of Sherlock Holmes) stars Basil Rathbone & Nigel Bruce    – The Games Afoot - Sherlock Holmes Radio History (6 ep.)   – First extant Sherlock Holmes radio broadcasts (6 ep.)   – Sherlock Holmes V Dracula   – Orson Welles Wartime Radio   – & more. 
Topics: Orson Welles, Lionel Barrymore, Basil Rathbone, A Christmas Carol, The Night Before Christmas,...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 9,021
favorite 25
comment 0
IN JAPANESE W/ ENGLISH SUBTITLES!!! Just like ZATOICHI MEETS YOJIMBO - the blind swordsman encounters another famous character... Wang Kong, the one-armed swordsman. Wang Yu (billed here as Jimmy Wang) is an EXCELLENT martial artist. Wang has left China to get away from the extreme violence. He hopes to find peace in Japan... but already he is in trouble with the yakuza. A price has been placed for the China man's head. Zatoichi wants to help Wang... but being the one-armed swordsman cannot...
Topics: Action, Drama, Japan, Feudal Japan, Yakuza, Children, Betrayal, Blindness, Monks, Temples,...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 15,269
favorite 33
comment 0
IN JAPANESE W/ ENGLISH SUBTITLES!!! The blind swordsman returns back to his charming hometown only to find the place is overrun by the yakuza. He also discovers that a samurai known as the Yojimbo is the bodyguard of the yakuza's boss. Can Zatoichi save the village and defeat the samurai who has yet to be defeated?
Topics: Action, Drama, Comedy, Samurai, Blindness, Japan, Feudal Japan, Villages, Villagers, Yakuza,...
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 46,597
favorite 50
comment 4
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 465,577
favorite 90
comment 2
More from the Orson Welles: On The Air podcast.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: relicradio.com
Old Time Radio
by Victor Hugo
audio
eye 25,222
favorite 27
comment 0
recorded 1937 with Orson Welles Les Miserables (translated variously from French as The Miserable Ones, The Wretched, The Poor Ones, The Wretched Poor, The Victims) (1862) is a novel by French author Victor Hugo, and among the best-known novels of the 19th century. It follows the lives and interactions of several French characters over a twenty year period in the early 19th century that includes the Napoleonic wars and subsequent decades. Principally focusing on the struggles of the...
Topics: victor Hugo, Les Miserables Radio drama, hoorspel, Orson Welles
Stars Jeff Chandler, directed by Bill Rousseau The Case of the Blood Stained Pearls originally broadcast on 07-29-1948 The Case of the Phantom Gun originally broadcast on 10-12-1949
Topics: Old Time Radio Programs, Detective Series, The New Adventures of Michael Shayne
Allen City TV
by Allen City TV
movies
eye 282
favorite 2
comment 0
“Vulnerable” aptly describes the women in Holmes's masterpieces, from poor Helen Stoner's murdered sister in The Speckled Band to Miss Rucastle, incarcerated by her own family in The Copper Beeches. Irene Adler and Hatty Doran are contrasting examples of independent women. Enthusiasts analyze the women of Sherlock Holmes. •How did Holmes Really Feel about Women?—Steve Mason •The Villainesses of Sherlock Holmes—Liese Sherwood-Fabre •The Modern Irene Adlers – Do They Live up to...
Topics: Texas, Allen, Allen City TV, ACTV, Government Access TV, Community Media, PEG, Youtube, city of...
The Lum Edwards Collection
audio
eye 49,660
favorite 18
comment 4
Tarzan the Old time radio show. These are from 1932-1933
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Old Time Radio, Tarzan
The Lum Edwards Collection
audio
eye 174,450
favorite 133
comment 22
Old Time Radio Programs, Complete Broadcast Day, D Day, June 06 1944
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 22 reviews )
Topics: Old Time Radio Programs, Complete Broadcast Day, D Day, June 06 1944
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 35,346
favorite 26
comment 3
The FBI in Peace and War was a radio crime drama inspired by Frederick Lewsis Collins' book, The FBI in Peace and War. The idea for the show came from Louis Pelletier who wrote many of the scripts. Among the show's other writers were Jack Finke, Ed Adamson and Collins. Audio Files Sourced: FBI in Peace and War - Free OTR Shows
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: FBI, FBI in Peace and War, OTR, Old Time Radio
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Edward S. Ellis
audio
eye 136,844
favorite 2
comment 0
LibriVox recording of The Steam Man of the Prairies by Edward S. Ellis. Read in English by Mark Nelson Ethan Hopkins and Mickey McSquizzle-a "Yankee" and an "Irishman"-encounter a colossal, steam-powered man in the American prairies. This steam-man was constructed by Johnny Brainerd, a teenaged boy, who uses the steam-man to carry him in a carriage on various adventures. - Summary by Wikipedia For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, librivox, audiobook, sci-fi, science fiction, classic, steam punk
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by L. Frank Baum
audio
eye 47,665
favorite 4
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Tik-Tok of Oz (version 2) by L. Frank Baum. Read in English by Phil Chenevert In this really exciting and well written story of Oz, the Shaggy Man is on a quest to find his long lost brother. But all does not go smoothly. Oh no. Because his brother is being held prisoner deep underground by the evil, grumpy and not very nice King of the Gnomes, Along the way to find him, he is joined by Polychrome, a Daughter of the Rainbow (a fairy), Betsy Bobbin (a human girl), Hank (a...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Oz, baum, tiktok
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
audio
eye 51,688
favorite 11
comment 1
LibriVox recording of The Tragedy of the Korosko, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read by Lars Rolander. Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, DL (22 May 1859 – 7 July 1930) was a British author most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered a major innovation in the field of crime fiction, and for the adventures of Professor Challenger. He was a prolific writer whose other works include science fiction stories, historical novels, plays and romances,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, mystery, adventure, travel, Conan Doyle
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Victor Appleton
audio
eye 18,933
favorite 6
comment 1
LibriVox recording of Tom Swift in Captivity, by Victor Appleton. Read by Tom Weiss. Tom Swift is approached by Mr. Preston, the owner of a circus, and begins to tell the story of Jake Poddington, Mr. Preston's most skilled hunter. As it turns out, Jake went missing just after sending word to Preston that Jake was on the trail of a tribe of giants, somewhere in South Africa. That was the last Preston has heard of Jake Poddington. Preston would like Tom to use one of his airships to search for...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: LibriVox, audiobook, children, boy
The Lum Edwards Collection
by Dimension X
audio
eye 208,052
favorite 105
comment 5
Old Time Radio Programs. Classic Sci fi from the early 50's. This is the series that later became X Minus 1. X Minus 1 pages and links PAGE 01 . PAGE 02 PAGE 03 Dimension X X Minus 1 Nostalgia Pages Forum
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topic: Old Time Radio
Old Time Radio
audio
eye 44,932
favorite 31
comment 7
Episodes of the old-time radio series "It Pays To Be Ignorant". Titles come from the first question asked.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Joel Chandler Harris
audio
eye 57,715
favorite 9
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Uncle Remus and Brer Rabbit, by Joel Chandler Harris. Read by Phil Chenevert. Uncle Remus' stories feature a trickster hero called Br'er Rabbit ("Brother" Rabbit), who uses his wits to slide out of trouble and gain the advantage over the slower witted other animals, many of whom are trying to eat him. Br'er Rabbit stories were mostly collected directly from the afro-american oral story-telling tradition and are said to be a direct interpretation of Yoruba tales...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, animals, children, fairy tales, fantasy, fiction, teen/young adult
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Folksoundomy: Audio Books
audio
eye 2,581
favorite 9
comment 1
Mark Twain Audiobook Collection
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Mark Twain, Audiobook, Samuel Clemens, Huckleberry Finn, Tom Sawyer
Source: torrent:urn:sha1:77112ac8fe54494b8e6bafb53f88c6b989602e37
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
audio
eye 100,609
favorite 12
comment 1
LibriVox recording of The Poison Belt, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read by Mark F. Smith. Three years after the events that took place in The Lost World , Professor Challenger urgently summons his fellow explorers (Professor Summerlee, Lord John Roxton, and reporter E.D. Malone) to a meeting. Oddly, he requires each to bring an oxygen cylinder with him. What he soon informs them is that from astronomical data and just-received telegraphs of strange accidents on the other side of the world, he...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, fiction, mystery, adventure, science fiction
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by P. G. Wodehouse
audio
eye 31,970
favorite 3
comment 4
LibriVox recording of "Psmith, Journalist" by P. G. Wodehouse. Read by Psuke Bariah. Psmith takes over editing a paper while the usual editor is away on vacation. He takes on a local slum lord, and divers alarums ensue. (description by Psuke Bariah) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audiobooks or to become a volunteer...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobooks, wodehouse, psmith, humor
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
blip.tv
movies
eye 241
favorite 1
comment 0
Hey, you wanna go really old school today? We got a gem from the gold standard of the golden age of television in this lost episode of the Ed Wynn